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Welcome to Elkwater ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Elkwater had a population of 107 people.<1>

Time Zone: Elkwater lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Note: If you travel east from Elkwater (for example, toward Nekaneet Cree Nation (SK)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Telephone area codes for Elkwater: (403) & (587)<2>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Elkwater had a population of 107 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Elkwater had a population of 107 people.

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More information can be found on the Census Page for Elkwater.

Communities near Elkwater ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Elkwater and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Dunmore   [Map]   ---   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Irvine   [Map]   ---   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Manyberries   [Map]   ---   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Medicine Hat   [Map]   56,997   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pakowki - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Elkwater.

Communities Also Named Elkwater ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Elkwater - it's located in West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elkwater.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Elkwater. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Elkwater:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elkwater ...

Looking for more information about Elkwater? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Elkwater, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elkwater.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Elkwater. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/



Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Elkwater were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (403).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Elkwater. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Elkwater) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Elkwater. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elkwater

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elkwater. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.6596, Longitude: -110.2839     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 21 Oct 2018
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